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Apart from the Concerts at Kings and Easter at King's series, King's hosts a number of concerts, mostly during term time. These concerts include those organised by the King's College Music Society (KCMS). 

Chapel Late: Harvey, Stockhausen, Desprez

Thursday 24 April 2014, 10.00pm
The Chapel
Jonathan Harvey

Jonathan Harvey
Photo: Maurice Foxall

  • Jonathan Harvey (1939-2012): Mortuos Plango, Vivos Voco for eight-channel tape
  • Denis Smalley (b.1946): Pentes for tape
  • Josquin Desprez (c.1440-1521): Missa L'homme arme sexti toni
  • Karlheinz Stockhausen (1928-2007): Gesang der Jünglinge for five-channel tape

The King's Men/Jonathan Green (sound diffusion)

Tickets £10/£5 concessions, available on the door or at The Shop at King's, 13 King’s Parade (01223 769340).

Pre-concert talk, Keynes Hall, King's College, Thursday 24 April 8.30pm

Joël Bensoam of IRCAM discusses Jonathan Harvey's classic electroacoustic work Mortuos Plango, Vivos Voco. This illustrated talk promises a fascinating insight into how Harvey's piece was composed and will offer an excellent introduction to his work for those unfamiliar with it.

CUMS May Week Concert

Saturday 14 June 2014, 8.00pm
The Chapel
Stephen Cleobury

Stephen Cleobury

  • Elgar: Enigma Variations
  • Janacek: Glagolitic Mass

CUMS Chorus
CUMS Symphony Orchestra

Stephen Cleobury, conductor
Ben Glassberg, conductor
Rachel Nicholls, soprano
Victoria Simmonds, mezzo-soprano
Jeffrey Lloyd-Roberts, tenor
Darren Jeffery, bass
Matthew Jorysz, organ

Tickets: £32, £26, £26, £10. Students: £4 reduction of above prices and £5 on the door, subject to availability Box office – ADC Ticketing www.adcticketing.com (tel: 01223 3000850).

Chapel Late: Cambridge Gamelan Group

Tuesday 17 June 2014, 10.00pm
The Chapel
Gamelan pieces
  • Trad.: Ladrang Gonjang Pati laras slendro pathet manyurå
  • Trad.: Ladrang Siyem laras slendro pathet nem
  • Robert Campion (b. 1964): Cathedral Grove (2002, rev.2013) for bass flute and gamelan (Isabelle Carré - bass flute) world premiere.
  • Trad.: Gendhing Bondhet laras slendro, pathet sangå
  • Trad.: Ladrang Asmårådånå – Ayak-ayakan Kaloran laras slendro pathet manyurå

Cambridge Gamelan Society with members of the South Bank Gamelan Players

Price £10/£5 concessions, available on the door or at The Shop at King's, 13 King’s Parade (01223 769340).

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